Oriya language channel “DD Odia” available on Doordarshan Free Dish DTH Service on Satellite Insat 4B (KU Band) at 93.5° East. DD Odia channel is available on Frequency 11070, Vertical, 28500 and is in MPEG-2 format.
DD Oriya channel is available on DD Free Dish on Channel No.18.
DD Oriya is a leading round the clock satellite channel broadcasting in Oriya. It was launched in 1994. DD Oriya broadcasts serials, cultural programmes, infotainment programmes, news and current affairs etc. Most of its programmes are produced at Doordarshan Kendras of Bhubaneshwar, Sambalpur and Bhawanipatna. While the weekly transmission hours for the terrestrial channel with satellite support is 37 hours and 30 min, for the satellite (DD-6-Oriya) it is 168 hours. DD-6 programmes are mostly related to Oriya films, folk dance, music, and other cultural programmes only besides regional news. DD Oriya grabs about 29% of the Total Market share in India. It reaches to almost 23% of the total population in India.
The below are the technical parameters of DD Odia channel.
Satellite: Insat 4B at 93.5° East
LNB Frequency: 9750 or Select (9750-10600)Universal
Symbol Rate: 28500
22K: OFF or Select Auto